Category: Explorer’s Corner

Snowcapped mountains of Patagonia, one of the top places to visit in Argentina

25 Best Places to Visit in Argentina (Chosen By Experts!)

Learn about the best cities, mountain towns, deserts, beaches and Patagonian wonderlands to add to your personal list of places to visit in Argentina.

Quipus were ancient Andean recording devices made of strings and knots that stored information.

Quipu: The Ancient Computer of the Inca Civilization

Learn about the history and purpose of the quipu, with insights from anthropologist and best-selling author of The Last Days of the Incas Kim MacQuarrie.

Two hands hold a cell phone with a grid of photos on the screen. Blurred camera in the background.

WiFi in Peru: Stay Connected While Traveling

If you are searching for WiFi in Peru, look no further! Discover the various connectivity options, typical internet speeds, and info about WiFi in Peru’s top destinations here.

A tourist in Cusco lifting his sunglasses to look at something, amidst a crowd of people.

Is Peru Safe? What to Know about Peru Safety for Tourists

Is Peru safe for tourists to visit? You bet! But before you travel to Peru, take a look at the Peru safety information below so that your trip will be both safe and memorable.

Front of the Lima airport with cars in front and purple night sky in background.

Lima Airport: Everything You Need to Know Before Flying

Make your way through the Lima airport worry-free with these insider tips and information about Lima’s Jorge Chavez International Airport.

The sun sets over the ocean in the Galapagos, filling the blue sky with orange and red clouds.

How Many Days in the Galapagos Islands Do I Need?

How many days should you spend in the Galapagos for the vacation of your dreams? Our Galapagos experts share their tips and advice: How many days in the Galapagos do you need?

Ocean waves crash onto white sand on one of the galapagos island beaches on Espanola Island.

30 Best Things to Do in the Galapagos Islands

Snorkelling, sunbathing, and wildlife spotting are just a few of the things to do in the Galapagos Islands. Read on for activities as diverse as the Galapagos Islands themselves!

A circular stone house weathered away in time at the Kuelap Fortress in Peru.

Kuelap Fortress: The Complete Visitor’s Guide

The pre-Inca ruins of Kuelap are unlike anywhere else. Discover all there is to know about this archaeological site in northern Peru, from its history to how to travel there!

A sea lion laying on its back in the Galapagos sand with rock formations in the distance.

Galapagos Packing List: What to Bring to the Galapagos

Be prepared for your trip to the Galapagos Islands. Make sure to bring the items on this Galapagos packing list for a seamless, relaxing adventure!